The City of Andrews provides police services for approximately 13,245 residents.
The Andrews Police Department consists of a staff of 21 employees:
- Chief of Police
- 1 Asst. Police Chief
- 1 Patrol Lieutenant
- 1 Operation Lieutenant
- 4 Patrol Sergeants (1 assigned as K-9 unit)
- 1 Detective Sergeant
- 1 Detective
- 8 patrol officers
- 2 School Resource Officers
- 1 Administrative Assistant/Records Clerk/Property Room Assistant
Officers are assigned to various duties within the Department, including:
- Crime Prevention
- Investigation of crimes and accidents
- Maintenance of records
The School Resource Officers works through an inter-local agreement between the City and Andrews ISD. The daily appearance at the schools help maintain peace and stability on all school grounds.
The Police Department provides a supportive role to Emergency Medical Services (EMS). All officers are required to obtain and maintain a certification in Emergency Services as an Emergency Medical Technician.